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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1380536



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: The City of Brighton and Hove

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Aug-1971

Date of most recent amendment: 26-Aug-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 480776

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TQ3104SW GRAND PARADE 577-1/40/314 (East side) 20/08/71 No.47 (Formerly Listed as: GRAND PARADE No.47 Liverpool Victoria Insurance Offices)


Terraced house. c1840. Attributed by AT Bolton to Sir Charles Barry. Stucco and yellow brick laid in Flemish bond, roof of slate. 4 storeys over basement with dormers, 4-window range. The present ground floor dates from a refurbishment of 1989-90, and replaces a C20 shop front. Ground floor decorated with vermiculated rustication; steps up to broad, segmental-arched entrance with double doors. Shallow full-height segmental bay to 3 left-hand windows. Ground-floor windows segmental-arched with chamfered reveals; upper floors have vermiculated quoins to sides; all upper windows flat-arched; first- and second-floor windows have moulded stucco architraves and cornices, those to second floor with sill band of Vitruvian scroll; third-floor windows have plain architraves and bracketed sills; modillion cornice; balustraded parapet; dormers in roof. INTERIOR: not inspected. This house was the first home of the Brighton Grammar School. (Carder T: The Encyclopaedia of Brighton: Lewes: 1990-).

Listing NGR: TQ3142404465

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Carder, T, Encyclopaedia of Brighton, (1990)

National Grid Reference: TQ 31424 04465


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